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  1. 1. Confusion Between Issues of Copyright and Plagiarism put access to Knowledge at RISK!<br />By: Shelby Atchison<br />
  2. 2. The difference between plagiarism and copyright is often confused, but these two are completely different issues<br />
  3. 3.  Plagiarism is a matter of ethics, taking others work and presenting it as your own<br />
  4. 4. Plagiarism is often accidental and is not punishable by law, only by academic institutions<br />
  5. 5. Plagiarism offends and harms the audience <br />
  6. 6. Respect is shown to academic works, and plagiarism avoided, through citation. <br />
  7. 7. Copyright is a matter of law, taking others work and using it with out permission<br />
  8. 8. Copyright is punishable by law and can lead to fines, or even jail time<br />
  9. 9. Copyright infringement offends and harms the individual who created the work.<br />
  10. 10. Respect is shown to a copyright through asking for permission and sometimes paying a fee in order to use the work<br />
  11. 11. Are those fighting for copyright laws going past the protection of the creator, and becoming greedy?<br />
  12. 12. These young adults at a Girl Talk concert are breaking the law by participating in copyright infringement , does this look like a typical crime scene?<br />
  13. 13. Both plagiarism and copyright infringement could be easily avoided with the expansion of creative commons so ideas could be built upon. <br />
  14. 14. The natural progression of knowledge requires freedom of ideas in order to build on old ideas, we see this natural way of development in evolution and the evolving of species.<br />
  15. 15. Copyright is focused on profit, which differentiates it from plagiarism which is based on giving credit. <br />
  16. 16. Digital literacy <br />requires a change<br /> in the way<br /> copyright is <br />approached, unlike plagiarism which can still be avoided through citation. <br />
  17. 17. Although they are separate issues, one thing copyright infringmentand plagiarism have in common is that digital technology is causing an increase in both<br />
  18. 18. American culture is not in sync with American copyright laws<br />
  19. 19. Restrictions on plagiarism are in sync with American cultural values that believe in giving credit to authors through recognition<br />
  20. 20. Plagiarism is a completely unrelated issue to copyright, when the two are confused student learning suffers<br />
  21. 21. Citations<br />Murray, Laura J. "Plagiarism and Copyright Infringment." The Costs of Confusion: 173-81. Print.<br />Bolter, J. David. Writing Space: Computers, Hypertext, and the Remediation of Print. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2001. Print.<br />Gaylor’s Documentary- <br />,r:3,s:0<br />
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